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Lesser Whitethroat, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Lesser Whitethroat
(Sylvia curruca)
Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
December 28th, 2016.
Radde's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Radde's Warbler
(Phylloscopus schwarzi)
Barry's Head, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 18th, 2016.
Radde's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Radde's Warbler
(Phylloscopus schwarzi)
Barry's Head, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 18th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting
(Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 17th, 2016.
Western Bonelli's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Western Bonelli's Warbler
(Phylloscopus bonelli)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 16th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting
(Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 9th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting
(Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 9th, 2016.
Baltic Gull, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Baltic Gull
(Larus fuscus fuscus)
Lissagriffin, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 8th, 2016.
Eastern form of Lesser Black-backed Gull
Baltic Gull, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Baltic Gull
(Larus fuscus fuscus)
Lissagriffin, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 8th, 2016.
Eastern form of Lesser Black-backed Gull
Baltic Gull, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Baltic Gull
(Larus fuscus fuscus)
Lissagriffin, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 8th, 2016.
Eastern form of Lesser Black-backed Gull
Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
(Pheucticus ludovicianus)
Firkeel, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 1st, 2016.
Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
(Pheucticus ludovicianus)
Firkeel, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 1st, 2016.
Baird's Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Baird's Sandpiper
(Calidris bairdii)
Nethertown, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Video available here
Wood Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Wood Sandpiper
(Tringa glareola)
Churchtown pond, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Mistle Thrush, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Mistle Thrush
(Turdus viscivorus)
Rosslare Strand, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
January 15th, 2017.
Eider, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Eider
(Somateria mollissima)
Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
December 28th, 2016.
Hen Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Hen Harrier
(Circus cyaneus)
Ring Marsh, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Merlin, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Merlin
(Falco columbarius)
Carne Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
October 29th, 2016.
Black Redstart, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Black Redstart
(Phoenicurus ochruros)
Carne Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
October 29th, 2016.
Common Kestrel, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Kestrel
(Falco tinnunculus)
Carnsore Point, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Hen Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Hen Harrier
(Circus cyaneus)
Ring Marsh, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
European Stonechat, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
European Stonechat
(Saxicola rubicola)
Rosslare Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Grasshopper Warbler, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Grasshopper Warbler
(Locustella naevia)
Churchtown, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Common Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Tern
(Sterna hirundo)
Lady's Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
July 2nd, 2016.
Common Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Tern
(Sterna hirundo)
Lady's Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
July 2nd, 2016.
Little Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Little Tern
(Sternula albifrons)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
June 4th, 2016.
Cuckoo, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Cuckoo
(Cuculus canorus)
Great Saltee Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
April 24th, 2016.
Northern Wheatear, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Northern Wheatear
(Oenanthe oenanthe)
Great Saltee Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
March 25th, 2016.
PAST IRISH RARE BIRDS
on 22nd January
2002 Todd's Canada Goose, Mayo
1995 Shore Lark, Dublin
1983 Ross’s Gull, Wexford
More details
Todd's Canada Goose
Termoncarragh Lough, Mullet Peninsula, Mayo. 2002.
Race of Canada Goose. 3rd Irish Record
Shore Lark
Howth Head, Dublin. 1995.
Ross's Gull
Kilmore Quay, Wexford. 1983.
5th Irish Record
FIRST WP RECORDS
on 22nd January:
Arabian Shearwater, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel. 22nd January, 1985.
Seen again from the 4th to 6th February. Treated by some as Persian Shearwater, a race of Audubon's Shearwater
Shirihai, H. 1996. The Birds of Israel. Academic Press